WHITE CARD COURSE DARWIN

CPCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

Skills Training College’s Darwin white card training is your entrance to a fulfilling career in the construction sector.

Our CPCWHS1001 – Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry course provides you with vital skills to operate safely and confidently within the construction sector. It goes beyond just covering the fundamentals; it’s about safeguarding your well-being and that of your peers on-site.

  • Comprehensive Training: Acquire mastery over safety and procedures in construction through our 6-hour nationally accredited course.
  • Trusted RTO Expertise: Absorb the most current industry practices from Skills Training College, a leading Registered Training Organisation. 
  • Instant Certification for Accelerated Career Start: Register for only $125 and obtain your immediate statement of attainment to kick-start your career promptly.

Sign up today for our White Card Course at the Darwin CBD location and start on the path to a promising construction career.

Construction PPE training during White Card Course with Skills Training College

DARWIN WHITE CARD Training Venue

DARWIN WHITE CARD COURSES

In our comprehensive 6 hour course, our Darwin training plunges you into crucial topics such as workplace safety norms, danger identification, risk assessment, and efficient safety communication methods. Our distinct instructional approach encompasses both written and verbal evaluations, along with hands-on demonstrations, to certify your proficiency in handling OHS situations and crises.

This entails mastering the identification and notification of common construction site hazards, comprehending strategies for risk management, and adeptly reacting to incidents and emergencies. The course stands out for imparting hands-on skills, especially in the appropriate application of personal protective gear (PPE) to guarantee a secure worksite.

Get the confidence to begin an exciting new construction career by signing up for the White Card course at Skills Training College today!

WHITE CARD COURSE

Price: $125
Delivery: In Person, Face-to-Face Training
Duration: 1 Day (6 Hours)
LIMITED SPACES!

What You'll Learn

This course aims to transform you into a skilled advocate of occupational health and safety within the construction sector. It transcends simple theoretical study; it equips you to create safer work settings and reduce the likelihood of injuries.

The syllabus is detailed, and upon successful completion, you will possess:

  • A comprehensive grasp of Workplace Health and Safety Regulations, guaranteeing adherence and a safe environment.
  • Hazard and risk identification skills, essential for averting dangerous situations.
  • Competence in Health and Safety Reporting Procedures, crucial for ongoing safety enhancements.
  • Insight into OHS Incident and Emergency Response Protocols, equipping you for prompt, suitable, and effective action.

Enrol at Skills Training College and become a proactive safety champion in construction.

COURSE CURRICULUM

ELIGIBILITY & ENROLMENT

Signing up for our white card course in Darwin is straightforward! It doesn’t require any prior academic accomplishments, making it ideal for newcomers to the sector or those intending to enter it.

However, students must fulfil certain fundamental White Card training prerequisites before they can register. Each student must to ensure they fulfil the following essential conditions:

  • Be 14 years old or over. Any student under the age of 18 must submit a Parental Consent Form before commencing training.
  • All students will require a USI Number before enroling. To create your Free USI number visit www.usi.gov.au.
  • Photo ID to be presented on the day
  • Consent to a photo on the day of head, neck, and shoulders
  • Be able to locate and recognise numbers commonly used in safety signs.
  • Communicate effectively by asking questions to clarify instructions and identify a construction problem or hazard.
  • Read and follow simple pictorial safety instructions and simple safety instructions written in English.
  • You must notify the office if you need any additional literacy or numeracy support
  • Complete pre-course learning and pre-course quiz
  • Enrolment is open to those already enrolled in a main course with a CRICOS-registered provider
  • Hold a student visa that allows for additional short course enrollment (verification with the Department of Home Affairs is advised prior to enrolment).
  • Students must satisfy the language skill requirements as per the Migration (IMMI 18/015: English Language Tests and Evidence Exemptions for Subclass 500 (Student) Visa) Instrument 2018
  • Pass the LLN assessment provided by Skills Training College, where English language test exemptions are applicable.

COURSE DELIVERY

At Skills Training College, our CPCWHS1001 course prioritises hands-on, dynamic instruction, offered in a day-long, in-person session at our modern training facility in Darwin. The curriculum includes hands-on demonstrations, comprehension tests via multiple-choice questions, and project tasks related to safety hazard assessment and strategy.

Training also includes the use of of personal protective equipment (PPE) such as safety helmets, protective eyewear, auditory protection, and reflective vests. This delivery method helps to ensure a thorough educational experience in construction safety.

COURSE FEES & PAYMENT OPTIONS

At Skills Training College, we work hard to offer highly affordable training solutions. In keeping with this goal, the White Card training is available for a course fee of only $125 which covers all course materials.

To view our full payment terms and conditions here.

ENROL IN A DARWIN WHITE CARD COURSE TODAY!

LocationCourse TitleTraining BeginsPrice
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DARWIN DC, NT
Darwin
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Darwin
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
DARWIN DC 0820
Australia

CPCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industryTue, 23 Apr 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
125.00
DARWIN DC, NT
Darwin
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Darwin
Level 5, 116 Esplanade
DARWIN DC 0820
Australia

CPCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industryMon, 13 May 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
125.00
 

OTHER WHITE CARD TRAINING VENUES

WHO NEEDS A WHITE CARD?

Completing a White Card also referred to as general construction induction training, demonstrates to prospective employers your knowledge of workplace safety, hazard identification, and regulatory obligations.

This accreditation is legally mandated for Australian construction workers and prepares you for numerous positions within the construction sector, including:

  • Construction Worker
  • Labourer
  • Site Operations Specialist
  • Tradesperson (like Electricians, Plumbers, Carpenters)
  • Site Manager
  • Foreman
  • Heavy Machinery Operator

Gaining your White Card can serve as an entry point to varied and rewarding career paths in Australia’s construction and trades industries.

Construction workers on apartment building in operational construction zones working safely

WHY CHOOSE SKILLS TRAINING COLLEGE?

Skills Training College is a leading registered training organisation offering the country’s best courses across the hospitality, health, security and construction industries.

Trusted by thousands of Australians annually, we’re one of the premier training organisations in the country making education and training affordable for people from all walks of like.

Affordable courses

We believe in affordable education for all with no hidden resource costs or fees.

EXPERT TRAINERS

Our trainers are industry professionals with years of experience in their field.

Convenient locations

We have specialised training venues in every corner of the country.

Nationally Recognised Training

Get accredited and utilise your skills anywhere in Australia.

CRICOS Approved Training

Our courses are available to both domestic and international students.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How Do I Get A White Card In Darwin?

To obtain an Australian White Card, you must enrol in and successfully finish the CPCWHS1001 – Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry course. Our educational sessions aim to impart crucial safety protocols and deliver the expertise required for a career in construction. Contact us to enroll in our forthcoming Darwin courses so you begin your career in construction.

The course runs for 6 hours and includes preparatory online reading, a quiz, and face-to-face training and assessment. This approach incorporates a mix of written, oral, and practical elements to ensure a thorough coverage of construction safety knowledge.

Unfortunately, you cannot do online White Card training in Darwin. The training for a White Card accreditation in Darwin must be completed face-to-face to meet the Northern Territory Work Health and Safety (WHS) requirements.

Put simply, anyone aiming to work at a construction site in Australia must undergo White Card training. Once obtained this certification subsequently unlocks numerous positions within the construction field, including:

  • Construction Worker
  • Labourer
  • Site Operations Specialist
  • Tradesperson (like Electricians, Plumbers, Carpenters)
  • Site Manager
  • Foreman
  • Heavy Machinery Operator

Yes, CPCCWHS1001 is just the previous course code for a white card course.

For the white card course, it’s recommended to wear particular garments for protection, such as enclosed footwear, lengthy trousers, a full-length shirt, reflective attire, and a safety helmet (which may be supplied for hands-on demonstrations). These components constitute the required personal protective gear (PPE) for general construction induction education, as they serve an essential function in upholding safety in the construction sector.

Skills Training College’s White Card course is offered at $125, covering comprehensive instruction by experienced teachers, all essential course resources, and the provision of your nationally accredited White Card upon successful completion. It represents an investment in your future in the construction field, providing both value and excellence in a single package.

To be a construction worker in Australia, the white card, also known as the general construction induction card, is a legally mandated requirement, crucial for anyone looking to enter construction work. It’s granted upon finishing a construction induction program from a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). This card verifies that the recipient has received training in essential safety procedures around construction sites, understands risk control measures, reporting protocols and emergency response procedures.

Yes, Skills Training College is a registered training organisation and its CPCWHS1001 – Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry course is nationally accredited and recognised Australia-wide. This card certifies that the holder is trained in vital safety practices necessary for the construction industry.

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